kobo kobo

Definition(s):

  • (n) 100 kobos equal 1 naira in Nigeria

Usage(s):

  • I owned 41 sheds, and we didn't get anything out, not even one kobo a cent.

News

Quotes

  1. "You are not going to lose a kobo of what the presidency was paying you before your disengagement," Atiku told them at a meeting this week in Abuja.
    on Jul 14, 2006 By: Atiku Abubakar Source: Daily Sun

  2. "Nigeria will not owe anybody in the Paris Club one kobo," Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo said in a statement earlier this week, referring to a Nigerian unit of currency much like the penny.
    on Apr 22, 2006 By: Olusegun Obasanjo Source: Taipei Times

  3. "There has not been a single dollar or (Nigerian) naira or (Nigerian) kobo missing in these accounts," said Okonjo-Iweala, who was named Wednesday as the new foreign minister.
    on Jun 21, 2006 By: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Source: Independent Online

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